08-07-2014 14:03 PM | Namibia

FAO boosts support to Namibian agriculture

Namibia last week strengthened its goals of better control of food safety, plant and animal pests and diseases affecting agricultural productivity.

This follows the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MoU) in Windhoek last week between the Namibian Standards Institution (NSI) and the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO).

The MoU follows a few days after President Hifikepunye Pohamba endorsed technical assistance to the value of N$40 million in support of the FAO programme during the African Union Heads of State Summit in Equatorial Guinea.
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